NBAA Convention News

Women in Corporate Aviation Awards Scholarship

 - October 20, 2009, 4:32 PM

Women in Corporate Aviation, International (WCA) has announced that Rachael Denise Thomas is the recipient of its 2009 WCA Career Scholarship. The award is to be presented during the WCA Networking Reception today. Along with the WCA Scholarship, Thomas will also receive a one-year membership in the WCA. She earned her private pilot certificate in 2001 and has worked to gain additional certificates and ratings. Now, along with her work as a corporate flight attendant, she is serving as a contract pilot flying a Citation 500. The WCA Career Scholarship will assist Thomas in achieving her immediate goals of increasing her flight time and obtaining her CFI and CFII certificates.